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Finding Aid for the Admiral William H. Standley papers

2010

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Standley, Evelyn Curtis
Creator
Standley, William Harrison , 1872-1963
Title
Admiral William H. Standley papers
Collection no.
0005
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1924-1958
Date [inclusive]
1892-1992
Extent
14.0 Linear feet, 16 boxes
Language
English
Abstract
These papers document both the personal and professional life of Admiral William H. Standley (1872-1963), naval officer, United States government official and diplomat, and California civic leader.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Admiral William H. Standley Papers, Collection no. 0005, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Biographical note

William Harrison Standley was born in Ukiah, California, on December 18, 1872, the son of Jeremiah M. "Doc" Standley who was the Mendocino County Sheriff at the time, and of Sara Jane Clay Standley. After attending school in California and Maryland, Standley entered the U.S. Naval Academy in 1891 and graduated in 1897.

During his long naval career, Standley rose from ensign to the rank of Admiral. He served in a variety of assignments during this career, the most notable included Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) (1933-1937), Acting Secretary of the Navy (1933-1937), and a member of the United States delegation to the London Naval Conference (1935-1936). Retiring in January 1937, Admiral Standley returned to active duty in February 1941, first serving as naval representative on the planning board of the Office of Production Management, then as part of the Beaverbrook-Harriman Special War Supply Mission to the U.S.S.R. (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics), and lastly as a member of the Navy Board for Production Awards. He also was a member of the first Roberts Commission (1941-1942), a fact-finding commission which investigated the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Subsequently recalled to active duty one last time, in March 1944, Standley served in the Office of Strategic Services throughout the remaining period of the war. He was relieved of all active duty on August 31, 1945.

In addition to his naval career, Admiral Standley was for a time U.S. Ambassador to the U.S.S.R., appointed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1942-1943). He wrote about this period in Admiral Ambassador to Russia with Admiral Arthur A. Ageton, published in 1955.

Admiral Standley was honored with many awards, citations, and commendations both during his lifetime and posthumously. These honors included the Distinguished Service Medal (World War II); Commendation Letter Baler Reconnaissance Expedition (1901); Commendation Letter as Captain of the USS California (1926); Cavaliers Di Gran Groce (Italy, 1934); Star of "Abdon Calderon" First Class (Ecuador, 1936); Honorary Degree, Doctor of Law, University of California (1944); Honorary Degree, Doctor of Laws, University of Southern California (1952); Award of Merit, Daughters of the American Revolution (1957); Golden Nurse Award, American National Red Cross (1963); the USS William Harrison Standley DG 32 (1964); the Admiral William Standley State Recreation Area in Northern California; and the William H. Standley Middle School, San Diego, CA.

Admiral Standley lived in final retirement in San Diego, California, until his death on October 25, 1963.

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Scope and Content

The Admiral William H. Standley papers contain both professional and personal correspondence, addresses and speeches, genealogical and biographical material, photographs, memorabilia, and other material documenting Admiral Standley's family, naval career, and public activities.

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Organization

The collection is organized by series.

1) General Material, Family Correspondence, Narratives, Biographies, Taxes 2) Narratives, Correspondence, Taxes, Financials, Financial Information, Genealogy: Autobiography 3) Activities 4) Organizational Memberships 5) Council Against Communist Aggression & Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings 6) Crime Study Commission 7) Civil Defense and Red Cross 8) Pan American Airways and San Francisco Bay Bridge 9) Speeches 10) Addresses 11) Invitations 12) Correspondence, Official 13) Visits to Russia and Russian Material 14) Correspondence 15) Scrolls and Miscellaneous 16) Miscellaneous Papers 17) Naval Thesis, Battle Plans and Instructions 18) Pamphlets, Articles, and Reprints 19) Memorabilia - Books, Pamphlets, Standley Honors

The order of the materials in the boxes is based on the original order of the collection when Marion Wincote Elliott, granddaughter of Admiral Standley, compiled her "Index to the Papers of William Harrison Standley 1872-1963 Admiral United States Navy 1891-1937 " in 1988. An Addendum was made later and added to the Index. Elliott gave a copy of the Index to Special Collections.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2010
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Revision Description

 Michael Hooks, 2013 June

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Processing information

The collection was reprocessed by Michael Hooks in 2013. The original collection was retained as is, but the old archival folders and document boxes were replaced with new archival folders and 13 new banker's boxes, 2 new document boxes, and 1 film reel storage box. Loose material was incorporated into new folders and boxes.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials

William Harrison Standley papers, 1895-1963 (bulk 1940-1960), MSS41178, Manuscripts Division, Library of Congress.

Separated materials note

"Index to the Papers of William Harrison Standley 1872-1963 Admiral United States Navy 1891-1937" , compiled by Marion Wincote Elliott in 1988, was transferred to the Admiral William H. Standley Accessions File.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • American Red Cross. -- Archives
  • California. Special Crime Study Commission on Organized Crime. -- Archives
  • Harriman-Beaverbrook Mission to Moscow. -- Archives
  • Pan American Airways Corporation. -- Archives
  • U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association. -- Archives
  • United States. Navy. Chief of Naval Operations. -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Memoirs
  • Memorabilia
  • Photographs

Geographic Name(s)

  • Europe, Eastern--History--Archival resources
  • Russia--History--Archival resources
  • San Diego County (Calif.)--History--Archival resources
  • San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)--Archival resources
  • United States--Biography--Archival resources
  • United States--History--Archival resources

Personal Name(s)

  • Standley, William Harrison , 1872-1963 -- Archives
  • Sulzberger, Arthur Hays, 1891-1968 -- Archives
  • Taussig, Joseph K., (Joseph Knefler), 1877-1947 -- Correspondence
  • Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944 -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Anti-communist movements--United States--History--20th century--Archival resources
  • Armed Forces--History--Archival resources
  • Civil defense--California--Archival resources
  • Diplomats--United States--Archival resources
  • Guided missile ships--Archival resources
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American--20th century--Archival resources
  • United States. Navy--Officers--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

Series 1:  General Material, Family Correspondence, Narratives, Biographies, Taxes 1929-1948, 1958, 1992 

Box Folder Box

 Genealogical Material 1942, undated 

Scope and Content

Includes the following: 1) "Shelton: Genealogy of John/James Shelton, Gentlemen: Principal Allied Families," Marion Wincote Elliott, compiler, 1992 October. 2)  "Narrative of the Murder of Mrs. R.G. Strong by Jeremiah 'Doc' Standley 1874," edited and compiled by Mrs. Marion Wincote Elliott 1992 May. 3)  "Narrative of the Arrest of Jerry Bailey by Jeremiah 'Doc' Standley 1866," edited and compiled by Mrs. Marion Wincote Elliott 1992.

1 1, 34-36 14
Box Folder

 Family Correspondence - Genealogy 1929-1955 

1 2

 Narrative of J.M. Standley 1992, undated 

1 3

 Biographies 1943-1946, 1958 

1 4

 Income Tax 1931-1932 1931-1935 

1 5

 Income Tax 1933-1934 1933-1935 

1 6

 Income Tax 1935, 1937 1935-1938 

1 7

 Income Tax 1940-1941 1940-1943 

1 8

 Income Tax 1942-1943 1942-1944 

1 9

 Income Tax 1944-1945 1944-1948 

1 10

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Series 2:  Narratives, Correspondence, Taxes, Financials, Financial Information, Genealogy: Autobiography 1927, 1935-1958 

Box Folder

 Income Tax 1937 

1 11

 Family Correspondence - Mrs. Standley Letters 1941-1943 

1 12

 Reminiscences and Stories 1927, 1935-1949, 1954-1958 

1 13

 Income Tax 1946 1946-1947 

1 14

 Income Tax 1947 

1 15

 Income Tax 1948-1949 

1 16

 Income Tax 1950-1951 

1 17

 Stocks and Securities 1937-1950 

1 18

 Additional Sources of Income 1941-1949 

1 19

 Bank; Army and Navy Club and Hotel Statements 1941-1943 

1 20

 Miscellaneous Financial Records 1942-1947 

1 21

 "Empire Trust Letter"  1949-1950 

1 22

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Series 3:  Activities 1937-1953 

Box Folder

 Communism in Schools 1944-1948 

1 23

 National Concert & Artisits Corp. 1945-1946 

1 24

 Burning Tree Golf Club 1942 

1 25

 New York World's Fair 1937-1939 

1 26

 Golf 1945-1952 

1 27

 Episcopal Church 1952-1953 

1 28

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Series 4:  Organizational Memberships 1932-1959  (Bulk, 1939-1958)

Box Folder

 Navy League 1948-1950 

1 29

 White Russia Committee 1952-1953 

1 30

 Atlantic Union Committee 1950-1951 

1 31

 California Proposal 3 - School Taxation 1952 

1 32-33

 Naval Academy Alumni Association 1944-1953 

2 1

 Bulletin The Military Order of the World Wars 1932, 1945-1952 

2 2

 Christianform 1948-1954 

2 3

 Citizen's Foreign Relations Committee 1955-1959 

2 4

 Conservative Politics 1954-1955 

2 5

 Council Against Communist Aggression 1950-1958 

2 6

 Congress of Freedom 1955-1958 

2 7

 American Friends of Russian Freedom 1954-1956 

2 8

 Gehers, Leslie E., Campaign 1950 

2 9

 Unification Merger Navy vs. B-36 1949 

2 10-11

 Hoover Commission Report and Committee on National Affairs 1947-1950 

2 12

 Regular Veterans' Organization 1949-1952 

2 13

 California World Progress Exposition - San Diego, CA 1949-1950 

2 14

 Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies 1940 

14 1

 Helen and Francis Miller Associations 1939-1940 

14 2

 Fortune Roundtable 1939-1940 

14 3

 American China Policy Association, Inc. 1945-1947 

14 4

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Series 5:  Council Against Communist Aggression & Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings 1933-1935, 1942, 1951-1953 

Box Folder

 Council Against Communist Aggression 

2 15, 17

 Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings 1933-1935, 1942, 1951-1953 

2 16, 18

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Series 6:  Crime Study Commission 1947-1950 

General note

Official title: California Special Crime Study Commission on Organized Crime, which Admiral Standley led as chairman.

Box Folder

 Crime Study Commission 1947-1948 

3 1-2

 Crime Study Commission 1948-1950 

3 3

 Crime Study Commission 1949-1950 

3 4

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Series 7:  Civil Defense and Red Cross 1948-1954 

Box Folder

 Civil Defense 1948-1951 

3 5-6

 Civil Defense - Highways 1953-1954 

3 7

 Red Cross 1953-1954 

3 8-9

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Series 8:  Pan American Airways & San Francisco Bay Bridge 1924, 1935, 1942-1953 

Box Folder

 Pan American Airways 1945-1952 

3 10-12

 San Francisco Bay Bridge 1924, 1935, 1942, 1953 

3 13

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Series 9:  Correspondence 1892-1946 

 Official Correspondence 

Box Folder

 Official Correspondence 1892 1892, 1902-1945 

3 14

 Orders 1941-1945 1936,1941-1946 

3 15

 Correspondence Retirement 1936,1941-1946 

3 16

 Official Correspondence, MIscellaneous 1902-1945 

3 17

 Letters - Family 1932-1933, 1941-1943 

Box Folder

 Letters - Mrs. Standley 1941-1943 

5 1-2

 Letters - Family 1932-1933 1932-1933, 1944 

5 3

 Clippings Golden Wedding 

5 4

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Series 10:  Speeches 

Box Folder

 Speeches 1938-1945 1937-1945 

3 18-22

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Series 11:  Addresses 1924-1936 

Scope and Content

Addresses (speeches) given by Admiral Standley.

Box Folder

 Addresses 1924-1934 

4 1-2

 Addresses 1934-1935 1935 

4 3-4

 Addresses 1935-1936 1936 

4 5-6

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Series 12:  Invitations 1932-1936 

Box Folder

 Invitations 1932-1934 

4 7-8

 Invitations 1935 

4 9-10

 Invitations 1936 

4 11-12

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Series 13:  Visits to Russia & Russian Material 1933-1951, 1960 

Box Folder

 Correspondence - John Young & Will Hayes 1943 

5 5

 Harriman-Beaverbrook Commission 1941 

5 6

 Russian Memorandum 1942 April 25 - 1943 March 13 1941-1943 

5 7-8

 Russian Memorandum 1943 

5 9

 Russian Material 1941-1942 

5 10

 Joe Davies' Visit to Russia 1943 

5 11

 Moscow Letters 1945-1946 

5 12

 Wendel Wilkie Visit to Russia 1942 

5 13

 Arthur Sulzberger Visit to Russia 1943 

5 14

 Telegrams Moscow 1942-1943 

5 15

 Russian Duplicates 1941-1943 

5 16

 Letters - White House & Others 1933-1951, 1960 

5 17

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Series 14:  Correspondence 1930-1954 

 Letters (A-Z) 1930-1932 1930-1932 

Box Folder

 Letters (A-F) 1930-1932 

5 18

 Letters (G-M) 1930-1932 

5 19-20

 Letters (N-Z) 1930-1932 

5 21

 Letters (A-Z) 1933-1934 1933-1934 

Box Folder

 Letters (A) 1933-1934 

6 1

 Letters (B) 1933- 1934 

6 2

 Letters (C) 1933- 1934 

6 3

 Letters (D) 1933- 1934 

6 4

 Letters (E-G) 1933- 1934 

6 5

 Letters (H) 1933- 1934 

6 6

 Letters (I-K) 1933- 1934 

6 7

 Letters (L-Mc) 1933- 1934 


    Box Folder
Textual materials   6 9
    Box Folder
Textual materials   6 8

Box Folder

 Letters (M-N) 1933-1934 

6 10

 Letters (O-Q) 1933-1934 

6 11

 Letters (R) 1933-1934 

7 1

 Letters (S) 1933-1934 

7 2-3

 Letters (T) 1933-1934 

7 4

 Letters (T-V) 1933-1934 

7 5

 Letters (X-Z) 1933-1934 

7 6

 Joseph Taussig Letters (1934-1936); Micellaneous Materials; Daily Planner 1934-1936 

Box Folder

 Standley - Joseph Taussig Letters (1934-1936) + Miscellaneouus Materials 

7 7-9

 Daily Planner 1934-1935 

7 10

 Letters (A-Z) 1935 1935 

Box Folder

 Letters (A) 1935 

7 11

 Letters (B) 1935 

7 12

 Letters (C) 1935 

7 13-14

 Letters (D - E) 1935 

7 15

 Letters (F - G) 1935 

8 1

 Letters (H) 1935 

8 2

 Letters (I - L) 1935 

8 3

 Letters (M) 1935 


    Box Folder
Textual materials   8 5
    Box Folder
Textual materials   8 4

Box Folder

 Letters (N - O) 1935 

8 6

 Letters (P) 1935 

8 7

 Letters (R) 1935 

8 8

 Letters (S) 1935 

8 9-10

 Letters (T - U) 1935 

8 11

 Letters (W - Z) 1935 

8 12

 Letters 1935 

8 13

 Letters 1936 1933-1936 

Box Folder

 Letters (Official & Personal) 1936 1935-1936 

9 1-2

 Letters 1936 1936-1937 

9 3-7

 Letters (A) 1936 1933, 1936 

9 8

 Letters (B) 1936 

9 9

 Letters (C) 1936 

9 10

 Letters (D) 1936 

9 11

 Letters (E) 1936 

9 12

 Letters (F) 1936 

9 13

 Letters (G) 1936 

9 14

 Letters (H) 1936 

9 15

 Letters (I-K) 1936 

9 16

 Letters (L) 1936 

9 17

 Letters (M) 1936 

9 18

 Letters (N-O) 1936 

9 19

 Letters (P-Q) 1936 

9 20

 Letters (R) 1936 

9 21

 Letters (S) 1936 

9 22

 Letters (T-W) 1936 

9 23

 Letters (X-Z) 1936 

9 24

 Letters 1937-1947 1937-1947 

Box Folder

 Letters 1937 

10 1

 Letters 1938 

10 2

 Letters 1939 

10 3

 Letters 1940 

10 4

 Letters 1941 

10 5

 Letters 1942 1941-1942 

10 6-7

 Letters 1943 

10 8

 Letters 1944 

10 9

 Letters 1945 1945-1946 

10 10

 Letters 1947 

10 11

 Letters (1943-1944) Knopf, Alfred. A 

10 12

 Letters (1946-1950) 1941-1955 

Box Folder

 Letters 1946 [America's] Town Meeting 

10 13

 Letters 1946 Bikini Bomb 

10 14

 Letters 1946 Atomic Energy 1946-1947 

10 15

 Letters 1946 Toledo U.N.[United Nations Association] 

10 16

 Letters 1949-1950 

10 17

 Letters 1946-1947 Electric Boat company 

10 18

 Letters Miscellamneous 1949 

10 19

 Letters Bert Curtis 1947-1948 

10 20

 Letters Miscellaneous 1950 

10 21

 Letters 1946 U.S. News 

10 22

 Letters 1946 United States Federation of Justice 

10 23

 Letters Miscellaneous 1946 

10 24

 Correspondence Miscellanoeous 1944-1947 1943-1947 

10 25

 Red China Clippings 1950-1951 

10 26

 Letters of Commendation and Criticism 1945-1954 

10 27

 Published Memoirs 1941, 1952-1955 

10 28

 Letters (1949-1952) 1936-1954 

Box Folder

 Letters (A) 1949-1952 1949-1953 

10 29

 Letters (B) 1949-1952 

10 30

 Letters (C) 1949-1952 1948-1952 

10 31-32

 Letters Ageton, Arthur 1950-1954 1950-1954 

10 33-34

 Letters (D) 1949-1952 1950-1954 

11 1

 Letters (E) 1949-1952 1948-1952 

11 2

 Letters (F) 1949-1952 1950-1952 

11 3

 Letters (G) 1949-1952 1950-1952 

11 4

 Letters (H) 1949-1952 1936, 1949-1952 

11 5

 Letters (I-J) 1949-1952 1950-1953 

11 6

 Letters (K) 1949-1952 

11 7

 Letters (L) 1949-1952 

11 8

 Letters (M) 1949-1952 1940, 1943, 1947 1950 1951 1952 

11 9

 Letters (N) 1949-1952 

11 10

 Letters (O-P) 1949-1952 1950-1952 

11 11

 Letters (Q-R) 1949-1952 1948-1952 

11 12

 Letters (S) 1949-1952 1948-1952 

11 13

 Letters (T) 1949-1952 1948-1953 

11 14

 Letters (U-V) 1949-1952 1948-1952 

11 15

 Letters (W) 1949-1952 1950-1952 

11 16

 Letters (X-Z) 1949-1952 1939, 1950-1952 

11 17

 Letters and Miscellaneous A-Z 1953-1954 1947-1954 

Box Folder

 Letters and Miscellaneous (A) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 2-3

 Letters and Miscellaneous (B) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 4

 Letters and Miscellaneous (C) 1953-1954 1951-1954 

12 5-7

 Letters and Miscellaneous (D-F) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 8

 Letters and Miscellaneous (G) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 9

 Letters and Miscellaneous (H) 1953-1954 1951-1954 

12 10-11

 Letters and Miscellaneous (I-J) 1953-1954 

12 12

 Letters and Miscellaneous (K) 1953-1954 

12 13

 Letters and Miscellaneous (L) 1953-1954 1948-1954 

12 14

 Letters and Miscellaneous (M) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 15-16

 Letters and Miscellaneous (N) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 17-18

 Letters and Miscellaneous (O-P) 1953-1954 

12 19

 Letters and Miscellaneous (Q-R) 1953-1954 1952-1954 

12 20

 Letters and Miscellaneous (S) 1953-1954 1953-1954 

13 1

 Letters and Miscellaneous (T) 1953-1954 1947-1954 

13 2

 Letters and Miscellaneous (U-V) 1953-1954 1952-1953 

13 3

 Letters and Miscellaneous (W) 1953-1954 1952-1953 

13 4

 Letters and Miscellaneous (X-Z) 1953-1954 1950-1953 

13 5

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Series 15:  Scrolls and Miscellaneous 1935 

Map-case Drawer

 [Officer's] Records of Fitness 

5 5
Box

 Order of the Crown of Italy, Rank of Cavaliere di Gran Croce 1935 October 12 

16

 Regular Veterans Association National Headquarters Appoint William H. Standley ~ National Vice Chairman at Large - Pacific Coast - Regular Veterans Rehabilitation Comm. undated 

16

 Franklin D. Roosevelt, President's Commission Appointing William H. Standley as a Delegate on the part of the United States of American to the London Naval Conference of 1935 1935 November 20 

16
Box Folder

 Newspaper Clippings 

14 5
Box

 Rubber Stamp: "Adm. Wm. H. Standley Papers, University of So. Calif. Library" 

14

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Series 16:  Miscellaneous Papers 1933-1952 

Box Folder

 Letters Charles Wincote 1933-1934 

13 6

 Chamber of Commerce, Coronado, San Diego 1951-1952 

13 7

 Efforts on National Level 1948-1949 

13 8

 Proposed Reorganization of Navy Department 1939-1940 

13 9

 17th - 18th Century Letters Copies 

13 10

 [Travel] Logs 1941- 1943 

13 11

 Calavo Newsletters 1947-1948 

13 12

 Congratulations 1933 

13 13

 Quotations, Sayings, Poems 

13 14

 Atlantic Union Committee 1949-1952 

13 15

 Washington Trip 1933 

13 16

 Speaking Arrangements 1945 1944-1945 

13 17

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Series 17:  Naval Thesis, Battle Plans and Instructions 1916-1925, 1930-1931 

Box Folder

 Naval Thesis, Battle Plans and Instructions 1916-1925, 1930-1931 

Scope and Content

Folder 13 contains the following: Class of June, 1920 Thesis Principles of Command Submitted by Captain W.H. Standley, U.S.N. Naval War College Newport, R.I. 1920 December 15 (2 copies)

Folder 14 contains the following: "Discussion of Winter Maneuvers 1923-24" by Captain W.H. Standley, U.S.N, undated.

13 18-19

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Series 18:  Pamphlets, Articles, and Reprints 

Box Folder

 Pamphlets, Articles, Reprints 

13 20-23

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Series 19:  Photographs 

Box
12
Folder
1
Box
16
Box Folder Box

 Photographs 1931-1936 

Scope and Content

Black and white photographs in Box 12 include the following:

1) 8 portraits of Admiral Standley wearing his uniform, undated 2) 1 photograph of Admiral Standley taken with an unidentified gentleman, undated 3) 1 photograph taken at flag changing ceremonies on the U.S.S. California, flagship, 1933 May 20 4) 1 photograph with Admiral Standley, Acting Secretary of the Navy; Mrs. Conway Stetson, donor of the Conway Memorial Trophy; and Lt. A.K. Morehouse, Commanding Officer of the Miami, Florida, Naval Reserve Station, at the awarding of the Conway Trophy to the Naval Researve Station, 1936 July 24 5) 2 photographs of Admiral Standley taken with other Naval officers and civilians, Norfolk, VA, undated 6) 4 photographs of unidentified children and adults taken on the U.S.S. Chicago at the Brooklyn Naval Yard, 1931 7) 1 photograph of Admiral Standley with S.C. Stott (?), 1931 November 23 8) 1 photograph of Admiral and Mrs. Standley taken with Mayor and Mrs. Rossi of San Francisco, CA, and City Manager A.J. and Mrs. Cleary of San Francisco, CA 9) 6 photographs with taken of and at the Long Beach Harbor, Long Beach, CA, with Admiral Standley in two of the photographs, undated 10) 1 photo-reproduction taken on the deck of the U.S.S. Pensacola, 1868 11) 1 photograph of Admiral and Mrs. Standley, undated

Black and white photograph in Box 16: 1 photograph taken at the Warrant Officers Association Dinner in Honor of Rear Admiral Russell R. Waesche, Commandant U.S. Coast Guard, 1936 August 4.

12 1 16

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Series 20:  Memorabilia - Books, Pamphlets, Standley Honors 1963-1968, 1975-1976 

 U.S.S. William H. Standley 1964-1968 

Map-case Drawer

 Photograph of the U.S.S. William H. Standley under way and Track Chart circa 1966 

5 5
Box Folder

 Commissioning 1966 

14 6

 History of U.S.S. William H. Standley 

14 7
Box

 "Launching of U.S.S. William H. Standley (D6-32-CG-32) ... at Fath Iron Works, Bath, ME" 1964 December 19 

Film Reel

16 mm film on a reel

15
Box Folder

 U.S.S. William H. Standley Mediterranean Cruise, 1967-1968 

14 8

 "The Early Life and Naval Career of William Harrison Standley" 1872-1937 1964 

General note

Dictated by William Harrison Standley, 1945-1954; Modified, Clarified, Corrected and Typed Under the Direction of William Harrison Standley, Jr.; Marion Wincote Elliiott, comp.

Box
14
Folder
9

 "Admiral's House and its Occupants" , Navy History Office, Navy Department 1963 

Box
14
Folder
10

 Admiral William H. Standley Obituary 1963 October 26 

Box
14
Folder
11

 Honors, Evelyn Curtis Standley Obituaries 1964, 1975-1976 

Box
14
Folder
12

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